Caenorhabditis briggsae Research Page
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July 19, 2007
The C. briggsae website ( is now up and running...finally!

July 3, 2007
The C. briggsae chromosome assembly paper has been published in PLoS Biology.

June 28, 2007
The "Evolution" workshop was held at the 2007 UCLA worm meeting. (Click here)

May 2007
A Wormbook chapter on C. briggsae has been published. (Click here)

February 11, 2007
The new assembly of C. briggsae genome (version CB3) is now available. (see Wormbase for details.)

May 2006
The workshop 'Caenorhabditis evolutionary biology' was held at Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência in Oeiras, Portugal. (Click here)

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Chromosome assembly
Paper (PLoS Biology 2007)

Genome sequence
Paper (PLoS Biology 2003)   Related articles

Most common InterPro domains

Genome sizes of species

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  • Mutant-based genetic linkage map

  • SNP-based genetic linkage map (WU St. Louis)

  • Recombinant inbred lines using AF16 and HK104 strains

  • Genomic clones - RPCI-94 BAC clones (CHORI) (Additional info)

  • Wild isolates (at least 63) from various parts of the world (Click here)

  • Genome annotation using TEC-RED and SAGE libraries (Caltech)

  • MosI transposon-based mutant screen (M.-A. Felix) (More info)

  •  C. briggsae research labs

     C. briggsae Research papers (NCBI PubMed)

     C. briggsae BLAST (WU, St. Louis)

     C. briggsae Ensemble trace server (FTP)

     WormBase (Blaxter lab)

     Search Protein family (InterPro)

     Leon Avery Server

     Website maintained by Bhagwati Gupta (guptabatmcmasterdotca). Last updated July 19, 2007.